Arts-Sculpture; People-Historical Figures; People-Children
Portrait sculpture of Toyotomi Sutemaru (1589-1591), the first son of Toyotomi Hideyoshi (1537-1598), died when he was just two years old. Hideyoshi built Shounji in eastern Kyoto as the child's memorial temple. This portrait was enshrined there. Made of polychromed wood.
Yoshiaki Shimizu, ed., p"Japan: The Shaping of Daimyo Culture 1185-1868tomi H Washington: National Gallery of Art, 1988, pl. 51.
St. Olaf College
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Japan - Azuchi-Momoyama 1573 - 1615
Kanto (region), Kyoto (prefecture), Kyoto (inhabited place)
Still Image Item Type Metadata
678 w x 563 h, 150 ppi
“Toyotomi Sutemaru,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 17, 2017, http://ideasproject.org/items/show/4582.